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Help-to-Save-accounts
Published on 19 October 2017
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The LITRG urge caution in the selling of Help to Save as a scheme only targeted at people on the lowest incomes as many people higher up the income scale who have prop

Published on 13 October 2017
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The LITRG is urging HMRC to be ready to publicise new income allowances when they come into force to prevent confusion as to who is supposed to register for Self-Asses

Published on 12 October 2017
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The majority of services in the Personal Tax Account (PTA) will be unavailable this coming weekend (13 to 15 October 2017), while HMRC carries out planned upgrades to

Published on 10 October 2017
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The LITRG has recently responded to the Director of Labour Market Enforcement’s consultation document on his 2018/19 strategy, welcoming the Director's arriv

HMRC-dynamic-coding-PAYE-tax
Published on 10 October 2017
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Under the new Pay As You Earn (PAYE) ‘dynamic coding’ system, HMRC are now making more frequent changes to tax codes.

Contact-HMRC-phone-PSA
Published on 9 October 2017
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LITRG are aware that people are still being misled into using call connection or call record services when trying to contact HMRC.

LITRG launch practical help for umbrella company workers
Published on 27 September 2017
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As part of our role within a wider educational charity, for some time now LITRG has wanted to do more to support temporary workers who are having to grapple with worki

Published on 19 September 2017
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Even if the state retirement pension is your only taxable income, you must usually complete a self-assessment tax return if the total amount of pension received in a t

eligibility-criteria-help-health-costs-Northern-Ireland
Published on 19 September 2017
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The LITRG welcomes the opportunity to discuss the eligibility criteria for help with health costs following the introduction of universal credit in Northern Ireland.

Published on 13 September 2017
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is advising self-employed people who started trading in the 2016/17 tax year that they have just weeks left to register for se